About the Expo/Packet Pickup at the Italian Community Center:
The expo will be held at the Italian Community Center, which is located at 631 E Chicago in downtown Milwaukee. Expo hours are 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. There will be FREE continuous shuttle bus service from the two host hotels running to and from the expo/packet pickup from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday. This service is available to all runners and spectators - not just hotel guests. We will have 30 or more booths - including national vendors.
All marathon participants MUST pick up their packets at the expo. Bring a photo ID. You can have someone else pick up your packet. This is the link to the packet pickup authorizaton form. The person that you authorize to pick up your packet must bring this form with them as well as a copy of your ID and a copy of their own ID. Do not mail the authorization form to us!
A confirmation email will be sent to you in September It contains your bib number, your name, address and age. Please verify that the information is correct. If it isn't, please email me at registration.
Packet pick-up is one day only - Saturday, Oct. 1st. All packets must be picked up at the pre-race expo on Saturday between 9 am and 6 pm. In addition to your personalized runner number, your packet will contain other important items that you’ll need for the race: most importantly pins and a bag for your warm-up clothing. And let’s not forget your official Lakefront Marathon friction-free shirt from RaceReady! You will also pick up your race bib with a timing chip.
Race merchandise will be available at packet pick-up, as well as at the finish area of the race on Sunday. Bring either your e-mail identification to packet pickup. It will help us find your race packet easier.
Directions to Packet Pickup at the Italian Community Center:
The Italian Community Center is is located at 631 E Chicago St in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward.
Only three blocks from downtown Milwaukee and close to Lake Michigan, the ICC is easily accessible from I-794, a block to the west of Henry W. Maier Festival Park (Summerfest grounds).
Parking is available at the Italian Community Center.
Free continuous Shuttle buses will be available between the Hyatt, Marriott, and the expo/packet pickup from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday. This service is available to all runners and spectators - not just hotel guests.
On Sunday, free continuous shuttle buses will be available between the Hyatt, Marriott and the finish area from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Directions from downtown hotels: